Each night

Each night in the 2016 baseball season we’ll run down the top news, facts and highlights from around Major League Baseball.TheSan Francisco Giants collapsed after leading MLB at the All-Star break, but the club avoided a worst-case scenario after sweeping the Los Angeles Dodgers Sunday at AT&T Park to clinch the second wild-card spot.Behind eight innings of three-hit ball from southpawMatt Moore, the Giants topped the Dodgers 7-1 andwill face the Mets in John Jaso Jersey New York onWednesday as the club looksfor athird consecutive World Series title in even-numbered years.The Giants win also meant the St. Louis Cardinals were eliminated despite a win and willmi s the playoffs for the first time since 2010.In all, postseason chaos was averted Sunday acro sas baseball as the Boston Red Sox and Detroit Tigers each lost in the American League, meaning no make-up game or play-in game for the wild cardis needed.MORE: Wild card scores, results, matchupsInstead, the Indians will host the Red Sox in Game 1 of the AL Division Series Thursday and the Blue Jays will host the Orioles Tuesday.Player of the dayMatt Wieters, Orioles ?The catcherwent 2for4 with two homers and four RBIs as the Orioles clinched the second wild-card spot with a win over the Yankees. Hefinishes Sean Rodriguez Jersey the regular season with a.243/.302/.409 slash line with 17 homers and 66 RBIs.HighlightRed Sox owner John Henry and chairman Tome Werner are on hand as the team announcedthey will retire David Ortiz’s No. 34 next season. MORE: Worst September collapses everThree things to know?Dodgers HallofFame broadcasterVin Scully receiveda standing ovation from the crowd at AT&T Park and also gota surprise visit in the booth from Willie Mays in his final game of an historic 67 seasons.?Astros secondhttps://www.piratesedges.com/pittsburgh-pirates/dave-parker-jerseybaseman Jose Altuve won the AL batting title (.338) for the second time in three years. The Rockies’DJ LeMahieu won the batting title on the NL side (.348).he Cubs are the firstteam to win 103 games in a season since the 2009 Yankees, who won the World Series that season.What’s nextOrioles at Blue Jays (time, TBA): The 2016 MLB postseason kicks off Tuesday in Toronto after both the O’s and Blue Jays tied with a regular-season record of89-73. Because Toronto had a better head-to-head regular season record, they will host the wild-card game. The winner faces top-seeded Texas Thursday in Arlington.